Wednesday 4th September at 2pm and 7.30pm
Mud (2012) 130 mins USA
Dir: Jeff Nichols
Action Thriller in which two teenage boys encounter a fugitive (Matthew McConaughey) and form a pact to help him evade the bounty hunters on his trail and to reunite with his true love.
Tuesday 17th September
Out In The Dark (2012) 96 mins Israel/Palestine
Dir: Mark Mayer
A touching love story between two men on opposite sites of the Mid-Coast conflict: Palestinian student Nimer and Roy, an Israeli lawyer.
Thursday 10th October at 2pm and 7.30pm
Barbara (2012) 105 mins Germany
Dir: Christian Petzold
A taut political and psychological drama, set in 1980's East Germany. A doctor who want to emigrate to the west is exiled from Berlin to a provincial hospital where she benefits a pregnant teenager and sympathetic fellow doctor, but is harassed by the Stasi and doesn't know whom she can trust.
Tuesday 22nd October at 2pm and 7.30pm
Karpringen / A Highjacking (2012) 99 mins Denmark
Dir: Tobias Lindholm
Classy thriller from the writer of Borgen and director of The Hunt. The crew of Danish cargo ship is hijacked by Somali pirates who proceed to engage in escalating negotiations with authorities in Copenhagen.
Wednesday 6th November at 2pm and 7.30pm
Under Milk Wood (1972) UK
Dir: Andrew Sinclair
Classic interpretation of Dylan Thomas' celebrated poem starring Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor and Peter O'Toole. Director of Dr Andrew Sinclair joins us for the evening screening to talk about his experiences making the film.
Thursday 21st Novermber at 2pm and 7.30pm
Wadjda (2012) 98 mins Saudi Arabia
Dir: Haifaa Al Mansour
Hugely appealing story set in Saudi Arabia which focuses on the experiences of a young strong willed tom boy who challenges her country's traditions.
Wednesday 4th December at 2pm 7.30pm
Toe Jie / A Simple Life (2011) 118 mins Japan
Dir: Ann Hui
A Simple Life centers on the on the moving relationship between and ageing servant and her employer, now a successful film producer.
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